Puerto Rico has a brand new queen. Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2014 was crowned in San Juan last night. Miss Toa Baja, Gabriela Berrios Pagan, defeated 27 other delegates to win the title and the opportunity to represent at Miss Universe 2014. Berrios is 22 years old and stands 1.77m tall. She was the second runner-up of Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2012 and represented Puerto Rico at Miss Supranational 2012 where she finished in the top 10.
The first runner-up was Miss Bayamon, Aleyda Enid Ortiz Rodriguez, and the second runner-up was Miss Anasco, Stephanie Soto Rios. Miss Juana Diaz, Alexandra Porrato Montalvo, finished in fourth place, and Miss Cayey, Patricia Quinones Negron, finished in fifth place. The 6th place went to Miss Rio Grande, Larissa Santiago Escazo.
The delegates from Cabo Rojo, Carolina, Cidra, Luquillo, San Juan, and Yabucoa finished in the top 12. Misses Arecibo, Camuy, Dorado, and Orocovis made it to the top 16 but were cut after the first round.
She's beautiful + she's wearing the Puerto Rico sash = Strong Contender